Fire service called to chimney fire in Gorleston

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service attended a chimney fire on Church Road in Gorleston earlier this aft

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service attended a chimney fire on Church Road in Gorleston earlier this afternoon. Photo: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Crews from the fire service were called to a chimney fire in Gorleston earlier this afternoon.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said one appliance from Great Yarmouth attended the incident at 2.02pm on Church Road.

Chimney equipment was used to extinguish the fire with a thermal image camera used to check for hot spots.

The fire was put out by 2.37pm but the cause is still unknown.

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